Creative Writing - An Introduction

University College Cork


Course Name Creative Writing - An Introduction
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code sc0159
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate of Attendance National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 2 October 2019
Application Date Closing Date: Friday 20 September 2019
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Duration Ten weeks, Wednesday 7-9pm, starts 2 October, ends 4 December 2019
Course Fee The fee for this course is €230.
Entry Requirements Students must be minimum eighteen years at course commencement
Course Content

Expand+introductory approach to creative writing explores a broad spectrum of form, style and technique for the aspiring writer to develop a firm foundation and regular practice. We achieve this by way of practical workshops aimed to build up the writer’s...

Subjects Taught 1. The Language of Metaphor and Imagination

2. Exploring Perspective and Point-of-View

3. Gathering Materials, creating Drafts

4. Working with Cliché

5. Writing through Emotion and the Senses

6. Ekphrasis

7. Sound and Poetry

8. Forms in Poetry

9. Writing a Short Story

10. Peer Feedback Session & Discussion on Publishing
Assessment Method Short courses are non-assessed
Further Enquiries Regina Sexton
Tel: 021 4904700

Marian O'Keeffe
Tel: 021 4904737
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